Camera, Voigtländer Bessamatic; Voigtländer; 1950s; MT2003.171.9

Name/Title

Camera, Voigtländer Bessamatic

About this object

Camera; a Voigtländer Bessamatic 35mm SLR camera with zoom lens. It belonged to local hobby photographer, Stan Perkins, of 'Ironwood' farm.

Maker

Voigtländer

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1950s

Place Made

Europe, Germany

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal
processed material, synthetic
processed material, leather

Inscription and Marks

on camera: 'Voigtländer / BESSAMATIC / MADE IN WEST GERMANY'
scratched onto surface: 'S Perkins / Mataura / N.Z'

Measurements

camera & pouch unit: h 110mm x w 160mm x d 90mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords

domestic accessories

Subject and Association Keywords

games/amusements/hobbies

Subject and Association Keywords

genealogy/personal and family names

Subject and Association Keywords

photography

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

equipment

Object number

MT2003.171.9

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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